Wilson Center Experts

Anna Yu. Mainitcheva

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
;
Russia
Affiliation:
Senior Research Fellow, Department of Siberian Peoples, Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Novosibirsk.
Wilson Center Project(s):
Culture of Minorities in Multinational Countries
Term:
Dec 31, 2001
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Jan 31, 2002

Project Summary

A discussion of cultural development among Siberian minorities, analyzing ethographic data and comparing it with other experiences. This project discusses the mean by which ethnic groups (including Greeks, Estonians, Belorussians, Germans, Ukrainians and Poles) preserved their culture in a society that encouraged assimilation. It presents the historical facts.